Sao Paulo: BEI EDITORA, Lei de Incentivo a Cultura, Ministerio da Cultura, Fundacao Rank-Packard/Fundacao Estudar, 2000. b/w and color plates (some fldg.), ind., cat., pict. endpapers, color pict. wrps. Item #55759
Diverse collection of drawings, sketches, and paintings on 19th century Brazil by both famous (such as Jules Marie Vincent de Sinety and Jean-Baptiste Debret), and lesser-known artists. Landscapes, cityscapes, and portraits are represented. Wide spectrum of artists make this an excellent survey and IMPORTANT REFERENCE ON THE PERIOD.